Small Acreage Management
|Understanding Your Land
Your source for information and educational materials for sustainably managing your land. To improve your land stewardship, it is essential to understand the resources on your land (Soil, water, animals, plants, and air) and develop a custom management plan based on your property goals. Learn more
Hot Topics & News
|Land Stewardship Program in Monetzuma County
Want to learn how to properly manage your property sustainably? We will cover topics like proper pasture management, improving soil health, dealing with pesky weeds, and more. Click here to learn more
|Tree Seedling Sale
Purchase low-cost tree seedlings for your small acreage windbreak. Learn more
|Colorado Small Acreage Services Database
Have some work to do on your property and looking for some resources to help you get it done? Find local resources, contractors, and suppliers in your area. Learn more
The spring newsletter addresses Making Beeswax Candles, Backyard Chicken Harvesting, Is This the Year of the Voles?, Irrigation Options: Gated Pipe, Facts About Compost Tea, Uderstanding and Using "cides" and Reading Pesticide Labels. Learn more.
|Healthy Living with Goats
An overview of health issues for the backyard farmer. More info.
|Small Acreage Irrigation Guide
Water rights, uses, irrigation management, and overview of irrigation systems and pumps. Download guide.
|Small Acreage Success Story
Landowner shares his experience with pasture management. Watch now.
|Colorado Forage Guide
Read about common Colorado forages; their uses, management, and seeding. Download guide.
2016 Events Calendar
|Native Plant Master® Program|
|Boulder County Native Plant Classes|
|Starting March||Native Plant Master Courses|
|Starting Mar 24||Land Stewardship Program|
|Apr 21||Water Management Workshop|
|Apr 23||Spring Tree and Shrub Pruning Workshop|
|Apr 26||Avian Influenza: Still a Threat in 2016
What you need to know to protect your flock
|May 5||Pesticide Applicator Workshop|
|May 7||Vegetable Gardening for the Mountains|
|May 7||Cottage Food Safety Training|
|May 10||Clean Power Plan Webinar|
|June 11||Pasture & Manure Management for the Mountains|
|June 14||Walking Weed Tour|
Updated Tuesday April 19 2016
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- The Hope in Healthy Soils
- 8-part video series highlights many of the important principles and practices behind growing soil health in your farm field or backyard